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Papers of Axel Clark, 1926-2001 [manuscript]
Bib ID 5718885
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Clark, Axel, 1943-2001
 
Access Conditions Part available for research; part requires permission for research; part not available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1926-2001] 
3.45 m. (20 boxes) + 1 fol. box. 
Summary

MS Acc11.079 comprises papers relating to Axel Clark's career as an academic and author. Included is research material relating to Clark's books on Henry Handel Richardson, drafts of his writings, copies of his M.A. and Ph.D. theses together with copies of theses by students that he supervised. There is also a large group of letters from friends and colleagues, spanning a number of years. Correspondents include Betty Caplan, Jane Carnegie, A.R. Chisholm, Frank Engel and Helen Garner (20 boxes, 1 fol. box).

Biography/History

Academic and author. Axel Clark was biographer of Christopher Brennan and Henry Handel Richardson. He was the son of Manning and Dymphna Clark.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS Acc11.079.

Related Material Portrait of Axel Clark taken at Adelaide Festival 1990; Located at; National Library of Australia Pictures collection PIC P117.  Interview with Prof. Katerina Clark, academic & Dr. Axel Clark, academic; Located at; National Library of Australia Oral History collection ORAL TRC 4770. 
Subjects Clark, Axel, 1943-2001 -- Archives.  |  Clark, Axel, 1943-2001 -- Correspondence.  |  Richardson, Henry Handel, 1870-1946.  |  Australian National University. Department of English -- Employees -- Archives.  |  Biographers -- Australia -- Archives.  |  College teachers -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Women novelists, Australian -- 20th century -- Biography.  |  Australian literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Time Coverage 1926-2001 
Occupation Biographers.  |  Academics.
Terms of Use Copying of Axel Clark's copyright material permitted for research purposes. 

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